Landslide Science and Practice

Volume 5: Complex Environment

Editors: Margottini, Claudio, Canuti, Paolo, Sassa, Kyoji (Eds.)

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About this book

This book contains peer-reviewed papers from the Second World Landslide Forum, organised by the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL), that took place in September 2011. The entire material from the conference has been split into seven volumes, this one is the fifth: 1. Landslide Inventory and Susceptibility and Hazard Zoning, 2. Early Warning, Instrumentation and Monitoring, 3. Spatial Analysis and Modelling, 4. Global Environmental Change, 5. Complex Environment, 6. Risk Assessment, Management and Mitigation, 7. Social and Economic Impact and Policies.

Table of contents (45 chapters)

  • Submarine Landslides and Their Consequences: What Do We Know, What Can We Do?

    Vanneste, Maarten (et al.)

    Pages 5-17

  • Model Test of Submarine Landslide Impact Forces Acting on Cables

    Wang, Fawu (et al.)

    Pages 19-25

  • Güímar and La Orotava Mega-Landslides (Tenerife) and Tsunamis Deposits in Canary Islands

    Ferrer, Mercedes (et al.)

    Pages 27-33

  • The Dynamics of Subaqueous Rock Avalanches: The Role of Dynamic Fragmentation

    Mazzanti, Paolo (et al.)

    Pages 35-40

  • Submarine Slope Failures Along the Northern Sicilian Continental Margin (Southern Tyrrhenian Sea) and Possible Implications for Geo-Hazard

    Sulli, Attilio (et al.)

    Pages 41-48

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Hardcover $229.00
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Softcover $229.00
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  • Due: November 10, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-662-52232-5
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Landslide Science and Practice
Book Subtitle
Volume 5: Complex Environment
Editors
  • Claudio Margottini
  • Paolo Canuti
  • Kyoji Sassa
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-31427-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-31427-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-31426-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-52232-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 354
Number of Illustrations and Tables
63 b/w illustrations, 286 illustrations in colour
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